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  1. Will Smith stunned the world when he slapped Chris Rock during the live broadcast of the 94th Academy Awards. The incident took place after Chris joked about Smith's wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, looking like 'GI Jane 2' while hosting the Oscars 2022. Since Jada is diagnosed with alopecia (an autoimmune condition), Will got upset and stormed the stage, slapping Chris and warning him not to use his wife's name. View this post on Instagram While the whole incident got a mixed response, the Gemini Man star took to social media and apologised for his behaviour in a long note. He wrote, "Violence in all of its forms is poisonous and destructive. My behaviour at last night’s Academy Awards was unacceptable and inexcusable. Jokes at my expense are a part of the job, but a joke about Jada’s medical condition was too much for me to bear and I reacted emotionally". View this post on Instagram A few days after the slapgate, Chris too has broken his silence and talked about the event during his comedy show in Boston recently. He didn't criticise Will Smith or make fun of him. He stated that he was still processing whatever occurred on that particular day. He said, "How was your weekend? I don’t have a bunch of s**t about what happened, so if you came to hear that, I have a whole show I wrote before this weekend. I’m still kind of processing what happened. So, at some point I’ll talk about that s**t. And it will be serious and funny". View this post on InstagramAfter Will's slap incident, the Academy too condemned it in a tweet stating that they don’t condone physical violence. Interestingly, Chris has decided to not press charges against Will for the slapping incident. Looks like both of them have solved the issues amicably after the event. View this post on Instagram Before issuing an apology on Instagram, Will also said sorry to the Academy and his fellow nominees after receiving the Best Actor trophy for his portrayal of tennis coach Richard Williams, in King Richard. View the full article
  2. It's been an entire freaking year since we watched Avengers: Endgame for the first time and became an emotional wreck because of it. Even now, after so many rewatches, any Marvel fan would feel the same kind of excitement when Captain America finally wielded Mjolnir and would be devastated when Tony Stark dies. The movie left a huge impact on every fan and what wouldn't we give to watch the movie for the first time all over again.But since that's obviously not possible, we can settle for all the new behind-the-scenes content that directors Joe and Anthony Russo are blessing us with right now. The entire process of making the movie would be as epic as the movie itself, after all it's the culmination of 22 movies and you have literally every actor who's ever been a part of MCU coming together. They hosted a virtual watch party and shared a bunch of BTS that honestly, I might just forgive them for ruining Cap's character arc in Endgame. The best one is, hands down, RDJ's final scene and what followed that. Downeyâs last day on set after shooting the âI am Iron Manâ moment. The very definition of a legend. We love this man 3000. @RobertDowneyJr #AvengersAssemble pic.twitter.com/wIiQ5AwsDJ â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 And of course, Chris Evans. This is from @ChrisEvansâs last day of playing Captain America, ever. Much love and respect to you sir. What an amazing run. #AvengersAssemble pic.twitter.com/LreTlM2JrZ â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 Along with Chris and RDJ's last day, they shared Brie Larson's first day. This was @brielarsonâs first day ever as Captain Marvel⦠And hereâs a quick video of her greeting the cast for the first time. #AvengersAssemble pic.twitter.com/ewMLDqgVGk â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 27, 2020 Classic Chris, just an old-looking young guy. See...heâs not that old...@ChrisEvans #AvengersAssemble pic.twitter.com/8yBoGUp9Zr â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 Tokyo was actually in USA. Our insanely talented crew transformed a street in Downtown ATL into Tokyo for this Onerâ¦#AvengersAssemble pic.twitter.com/RoCOoBtEgX â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 27, 2020 The wrap on 2012 New York. BTS of Tony, Cap and Ant Man in NYâ¦#AvengersAssemble pic.twitter.com/aZMLsOlp2p â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 Noobmaster for the win! Does anyone actually have the NoobMaster69 handle on #Fortnite? #AvengersAssemble pic.twitter.com/g7ivOiZA3C â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 27, 2020 That is cute. Weâve got some more Russo family cameoâs here. Thatâs Joeâs daughter, Lia, Anthâs son, Julian, and our nephew, Augie. Lia loved the memes of her dabbing when this first came out⦠well, maybe love is a strong word⦠#AvengersAssemble pic.twitter.com/ggT5LBVE0M â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 27, 2020 Film magic. Tonyâs lake house was on the same property that we shot the Wakanda Battle from #InfinityWar--it all went down a few hundred yards from hereâ¦#AvengersAssemble â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 27, 2020 So Chris was drinking beer for real? The entire crew was OBSESSED with a local Georgian beer called Tropicalia. From an amazing brewery called @creaturebeer. We had to sneak it into the movie... youâll find itâs Thorâs drink of choice at the compound. #AvengersAssemble â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 This is pretty cool. Rebuilding a set from a pre-existing movie is pretty damn cool. Also getting to hang out with the same, amazing cast year after year is also pretty damn cool⦠#AvengersAssemble pic.twitter.com/az1m65p68O â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 Hail Hydra. We shot the original #WinterSoldier elevator scene in 4 days. This scene took about 3 hours⦠talking is easier to shoot than fighting... #AvengersAssemble â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 Turns out, neither of the Caps in the iconic Cap vs Cap were Chris Evans. Thatâs #Extraction Director Sam Hargrave fighting his actual little brother, Daniel. Both dressed as Cap⦠Movie magic (face replacement)⦠#AvengersAssemble â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 That sounds exhausting. This was a very difficult scene for @karengillan. She had to lay on a platform 6ft in the air with her head tilted up for hours. A very cool and lovely human being. But letâs face it, all the Scots are coolâ¦Hereâs a model of the set. #AvengersAssemble pic.twitter.com/pvD2Npd3gX â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 I can totally imagine. We really miss Stan. It was always everyoneâs favorite day when Stan came to set⦠#AvengersAssemble â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 The gif is accurate. This was definitely one of the more touching scenes to shoot. @ChrisEvansâs performance in Peggyâs office is... #AvengersAssemble pic.twitter.com/guUeVTuoFM â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 On one hand, I would've loved to see Cap meet the Red Skull again, but that would mean he wouldn't be a part of the final battle and that's just wrong. Early on in development talks we considered making Cap the soul stone... But that idea fell away rather quickly. #AvengersAssemble https://t.co/admPgFOM3c â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 And we love him for that. Thatâs @MarkRuffalo standing on a box snapping his fingers and bringing back half of the Marvel Universe. Most of Hulkâs amazing performances are Mark standing on a box in tight pajamasâ¦#AvengersAssemble â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 The best MCU scene ever. It was early in development when we let him know he was going to pick up the hammer⦠needless to say he was psyched. The crew on these films are filled with comic book lovers, so you can guess how excited everyone was the day we filmed this. #AvengersAssemble https://t.co/X2uJl5vohN â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 It was beautiful. That long crane shot to find Cap and Peggy in the window... our favorite shot in the movie. #AvengersAssemble â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 Goosebumps, just goosebumps. Sharing #Endgame for the first time last year, with each and every one of you, was the most thrilling and rewarding moment in our careers. THANK YOU. We eagerly await the day that we can all be back together in a theater, sharing these experiences once againâ¦#AvengersAssemble pic.twitter.com/c9tu7NzEaH â Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) April 28, 2020 We are totally binge-watching some Marvel favourites today. Which is your favourite movie? View the full article
  3. Everytime Apple launches a new product, it's obviously the most memed and joked about thing. But, this time Apple made themselves a target for memes without even launching anything, actually basically by cancelling a lunch. Back in 2017, Apple announced AirPower, a product that was supposed to charge iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods simultaneously. Well, sounds a little over ambitious and turns out it was since the wireless charging map has been cancelled by Apple. “After much effort, we've concluded AirPower will not achieve our high standards and we have cancelled the project," Dan Riccio, Senior Vice President of Hardware Engineering at Apple, told TechCrunch. He also, added, "We apologise to those customers who were looking forward to this launch. We continue to believe that the future is wireless and are committed to push the wireless experience forward.” Well, people don't need to think even twice to make fun of Apple - through their Apple devices, ironically - and that's what happened as soon as the AirPower news came out. It's a big goof up. THEY. HAD. THE. AIRPOWER. ON. THE. BACK. OF. THE. BOX! Soooo...This is a collector's item now right? ð Definitely NOT gonna open it now ððð #RIPAirPower #AirPower pic.twitter.com/EZc33VETJb — Brian Tong (@briantong) March 29, 2019 A meme in a meme. Cancelled. #AirPower #Apple pic.twitter.com/ze5TK6pVPN — user1993 (@user1993_) March 29, 2019 Already? pic.twitter.com/7KCPMneBU1 — Steve Streza (@SteveStreza) March 29, 2019 Apple, just shrugging. Me: Where is AirPower Apple: pic.twitter.com/hPNkBYKcxl — Sam Anderson+ (@SamTheMCD) March 25, 2019 Perfect. #Apple users' reactions on #AirPower delays and cancellations from 2017 to 2019 :) https://t.co/KVePMqh9cC pic.twitter.com/KchluWraqM — Arun Shekhawat (@ar5hek) March 30, 2019 Apple: “Aww, man.” At least we never printed AirPower on any packag— #OneLessThing #AirPower pic.twitter.com/ljVngWbEEp — ᴺᴼᵠJony Ive (@JonyIveParody) March 29, 2019 Just a little. too soon? pic.twitter.com/0oXGxB31si — Angel Jiménez de Luis (@angeljimenez) March 29, 2019 Yep. every wireless charging mat manufacturer right now#AirPower pic.twitter.com/rDzaae1IUx — Renzo Pacheco (@renzopachecoj) March 29, 2019 It sucks. @apple @tim_cook #Airpods I bought last week mention #AirPower ! It is a trahison !! pic.twitter.com/IZATWEFx1A — Nicolas Dujardin (@dujnic) March 29, 2019 Still could happen. I feel like canceling AirPower is a very elaborate prank and @tim_cook will post a video on Monday, screaming 'April fools!' — Matt Hallmann ð (@MattHallmann) March 30, 2019
  4. Vicky Kaushal is the kind of fashionista who doesn't ever try hard. But the thing is, he doesn't need to. His cheerful demeanour coupled with the effortless charm of a chivalrous guy next door works wonders for him, every single time. However, he just won a bunch of awards, and wore a super classy blue suit for the occasion. Naturally, all eyes were on him, and how 'dreamy' he looks in that became the talk of the town. Take a look. © Instagram/vickykaushal09 Vicky wore a smart blue suit from Tisa Studio with a statement embossed aesthetic that stood out, despite being extremely subdued and subtle. © Viral Bhayani © Viral Bhayani The stretch of strong royal blue is making him look super tall (not that he needs it, at all, being as tall as he actually is). When it comes to footwear, the dark plum and black Oxfords are a perfect accompaniment to the statement suit. © Viral Bhayani The fact that he chose to wear the standard white shirt with it, casually unbuttoning the topmost part, shows that the man has nailed it when it comes to be effortlessly stylish. © Viral Bhayani Vicky won the Dadasaheb Phakle Award for the Best Performance in a Leading Role for 'Uri', the Lokmat Maharashtrian of the Year Award, and the Femina Fresh Face of the Year Award. Congratulations, champ!
  5. Once upon a time, T'Challa aka Chadwick Boseman always seemed very excited to make his fans happy with the famous cross-armed 'Wakanda Forever' salute but we all have seen how quickly it got old for him. The poor guy was asked to do nothing but that at every premiere, every show, every red carpet, literally all the time. I can see how that would get annoying. But, 'Black Panther' is billion fucking dollar movie, I don't think he can or would complain about just crossing his arms sometimes. While he himself is not complaining, a few months ago, his face started betraying him. He couldn't help his expressions and it clearly looked like he is actually dead inside and has completely lost his soul to Wakanda. Starting off as a happy guy whose movie just made a lot of money - © Twitter He lost his soul pretty soon. © Twitter There's nothing inside. © Twitter “Please don't make me do this again.” © Twitter Totally dead inside. © Twitter A literal cry for help. © Twitter Will he ever be this happy with his arms crossed again? © Twitter In the meantime, maybe he can shift his focus on this to momentarily forget about how he probably has to do 'Wakanda Forever' forever. Happy birthday, Chadwick!
  6. 'The MCU has a CGI problem' and 'why is Marvel overusing CGI?' – this is something I've come across online a few times and I totally agree. Yes, why doesn't Marvel just build huge spaceships and just make new planets to shoot their movies? Why do they use CGI when it's so easy to spend millions of dollars to make sets and destroy them? And surely, they can easily get actors to play different characters? Stop taking roles away from talking trees and raccoons, Marvel. Okay, keeping all the sarcasm aside, Marvel relies on CGI for obvious reasons. While we love all the cool effects and everything in the movies, seeing some of the characters without any CGI probably has the potential to ruin anyone's day. It's so expected and unexpected at the same time and not to mention, hilarious. But, before that, everyone needs to watch this on loop. Hollywood jumps without CGI Okay, not that we've see Benedict Cumberbatch's awkward jump, let's come back to the characters with CGI. I think this is the most common picture. I can't believe Chris Hemsworth managed to keep a straight face while shooting this, now this is called real talent. © Marvel The secret behind Rocket Raccoon. © Marvel Ultron, for real. © Marvel 'Am I Groot?' © Marvel It gets weirder the longer you look at it. © Marvel I just feel uncomfortable looking at this. © Marvel No suit. © Marvel It's not really a portal? My life is a lie! © Marvel Okay, then. © Marvel Cursed image. © Marvel Pre-serum Steve Rogers is a lie. © Marvel
  7. We know a trend when we see one and of late, we've been seeing a lot of Xs pop up on our timeline. From selfies flaunting the much-coveted X (for the X-Factor) to yoga poses perfected to spell out the alphabet X, we've seen it all and thought, this is probably something you'd want to join in on too! After all, the who's who of our social media world are already hooked on to it. Browsing through the extensive bunch of Xs, we've short-listed the best of the lot for you 1. This X That Is A Two-man Job Accelerating over loose gravel, I created the X :D. Now its your turn to create the alphabet “X” in your own unique ways! Time starts now @HeroMotoCorp #HeroYTFF #Xtreme200R #Chennai #YTFF A post shared by Nikhil Sharma (@nikkkhil) on Mar 2, 2018 at 5:58am PST 2. This Biker-Chic Making A Statement Wondering what's up with those helmets and me? 𤯠Presenting to you, dear partners in crime, my X-factor! These are more than helmets, they've been my companions in life - some still in use, others with battle scars now living the retired life and some others belong to friends. ð©ð»‍ð¤ðªð½ With the hullabaloo around YTFF (Youtube Fan Fest) , I thought this would be the perfect way for me to join in on the fun! So go on and express your X as well! The top 150 entries win passes to the massive YTFF festival. ð¤©ð¤©ð¤© #HeroYTFF #Xtreme200R #mumbai #ytff #X #helmets A post shared by Priyanka Kochhar (@bikewithgirl) on Mar 21, 2018 at 1:33am PDT 3. This Power Packed X My 'X' factor is #NustaTwist. Share your X factor and stand a chance to win passes to YTFF(YouTube Fan Fest), Mumbai on 23rd March. Create the alphabet 'X' in your unique way and upload a selfie with it, using #HeroYTFF #Xtreme200R #Mumbai & tag @HR_HeroMotoCorp pic.twitter.com/3A0vtAH64Y — Be YouNick (@BeYouNick182) March 21, 2018 4. This Picture Perfect Sunshine Taking risks and ensuring I deliver my best has always been my X-Factor. And I'm proud to be associated with Hero Xtreme this year for the same. Share your X-factor with #HeroYTFF and #Xtreme200R to win passes to YouTube Fan Fest, Mumbai. pic.twitter.com/jbeBC28oYT — Meghna kaur (@shetroublemaker) March 21, 2018 5. This Captain America Fan Flaunting His Love For Vlogging "This is my X-factor with the flavour of Technology. Show the X-Factor in you and get a chance to win 25 passes for YouTube FanFest Delhi". #HeroYTFF #Xtreme200R #Delhi A post shared by Abhishek Bhatnagar (@imabhi) on Mar 14, 2018 at 9:59pm PDT 6. This X That Is Definitely All About Pushing Your Limits Push your limits to Xtreme ;) Send me your quirky "X" selfie with #Xtreme200R & #HeroYTFF Select Xtreme ones shall win passes to Youtube Fan Fest! @heromotocorplimited #Chennai A post shared by Purushu Arie (@purushuarie) on Mar 2, 2018 at 6:59am PST 7. This Pumped Up X For All Your Gym Goals It's just when you push yourself to the Xtreme, you meet the genuine You. Got my X swag right, now it's your opportunity to make the letter X with any of your ways. Do label me and @heromotocorplimited to get your hands on one of the 25 YouTube Fan Fest passes. #HeroYTFF #Xtreme200R #Chennai #YTFF ( Do any kinda X factor picture , it can be with food , instruments that sync with ur life free passes for YouTube fan fest ) #vekkey Photo by @thulasidasanphotography A post shared by Vekkey (@vekkey) on Mar 2, 2018 at 6:53am PST 8. This Social Media Powerhouse Breaking Stereotypes Breaking stereotypes .... Doing the unimaginable! Following my dreams ... eXit or eXist .. I THRIVEðªð¼ . . ðð¼ðð¼ðð¼. Follow my lead and take a selfie making the letter "X" in your own ways. . . â Time to play and WIN WINWINNN free passes for YouTube Fan Fest-Bangalore 10th March . . @HeroMotoCorp #Xtreme200R #HeroYTFF #Bangalore A post shared by Sonali Swami (@sonali_swami) on Mar 6, 2018 at 8:47pm PST If you're Xcited about all the buzz around X, here's something that will get you even more hooked – Hero MotoCorp is asking you to send in your most creative X Selfie with the #HeroYTFF and #Xtreme200R to win passes to the YouTube FanFest 2018 that is being held on 23rd March at the Jio Gardens, BKC Complex, Mumbai. Among lots of fan favourites and bloggers, you'll also witness Rapper Divine launch the Hero #Xtreme200R anthem! So what are you waiting for? Upload your X-Selfie now!
  8. Social media following and a stellar list of followers is a beautiful tool for validation, and we all suffer from this constant self esteem evaluation, including the celebrities. The blue tick and a verified account comes at a price of the celebrity status that a user enjoys and Amitabh Bachchan needs no introduction. Besides being an icon he also enjoys a following of 32.9 million people. However, that's probably not the exact number, at least according to Mr. Bachchan. He is currently miffed with the authorities of the social media platform, because he believes that some sorcery has happened and he is losing followers. T 2599 - TWITTER ..!!!?? you reduced my number of followers .. !!??HAHAHAHAHAHAHA .. !! thats a joke .. time to get off from you .. thank you for the ride .. ð ð ð .. there are many 'other' fish in the sea - and a lot more exciting !! pic.twitter.com/85c15pDif4 — Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) January 31, 2018 Senior Bachchan is very particular about the number game on his Twitter timeline and even reprimands the platform sometimes for an error that he believes happened at their end. T 1334 - last tweet number should be this not 1333..!! — Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) December 26, 2013 Some version of an amusing investigation shows that the development could have happened due to his inactivity for a while, or his hilariously narcissistic choice for putting his photograph on every tweet, regardless of what the tweet reads. Sample this: T 2160 - FINALLY ..! Leonardo gets Best Actor at Oscars .. ! A considerate co star and a thorough gentleman ! pic.twitter.com/9ut6Htn6Dd — Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) February 29, 2016 But you've gotta give it to him for his chid like demeanour and penchant for sharing random stuff with over 32 million people. T 1745 - YYEAFFSAFFCCCCCCCOOOOOHHHAAAAAAAAMMMMMM !!! Bas aise hi man hua ki aisa kuch likh dun .. !! — Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) January 21, 2015 We don't really know what the reason is for him losing his followers, but whatever it might be, we just hope he decides to not fish around and stay back.
  9. Arguably one of the most memorable years for Indian cricket, 2017 symbolises the dominance of Virat Kohli & Co. in the gentleman's game. Barring the heart-breaking ICC Champions Trophy loss to Pakistan, India pretty much roughed up opponent after opponent to claim the status of 'The Invincibles'. They hammered England 2-1 to win the ODI series before doing the same in the three-match T20I duel by the end January. The likes of Bangladesh obviously didn't stand a chance in the one-off Test as India romped to a 208-run win. The Australians, who were next in line, sure looked like posing some challenge but even they couldn't negate India before losing the Test series 2-1. The Indian team, on the back of a painful Champions Trophy final loss, vented out their anger by beating West Indies 3-1 in the five-match ODI series before losing the one-off T20I. Their next destination was Sri Lanka who were whitewashed 3-0 in Tests, 5-0 in ODIs and 1-0 in the one-off T20I. Reuters Australia came knocking back again, only to lose 4-1 in the ODIs before drawing 1-1 in the three-match T20I series. Next up was New Zealand who also lost 2-1 in ODIs and T20Is. With revenge on their minds, the Lankans took the short route to India and lost 1-0 in Tests, 2-1 in ODIs and 3-0 in T20Is. Thanks to that, India claimed the no. 1 spot in Tests, no. 2 in ODIs and no. 3 in T20Is. That was the kind of year and form - full of winning streaks and individual records - the Indian cricket carried when they travelled all the way to South Africa for their first overseas tour of 2018. Such was the excitement that the three-match Test series was being looked at as a gruelling contest between the world's top two teams in the longest format. It was a contest between India's star-studded batting line-up against the fiery bowling attack of South Africa. And, there was little doubt that it was India's strongest team ever to have travelled to the Rainbow Nation for a cricket contest. No one really cared about the outcome, it was a good cricket contest that everyone had hoped for - one that we've missed even in the recent Ashes series. AP But, even before the first delivery was bowled in the first Test at Newlands, something just didn't seem right. It could have been the pitch report foreseeing the fate of Indian batsmen or it was probably Kohli's surprising team selection that raised a few eyebrows. Nonetheless, Indian fans were still up and about the contest, at least till they saw Indian batsmen coming to bat. The world's no. 1 Test team, boasting one of the strongest batting line-ups in modern-day cricket, was not expected to be bowled out for 209, which could have much lesser if it wasn't for Hardik Pandya's 93 in the first innings. Anyway, Indians are used to being wishful thinkers and when India was left chasing just 208 runs to win, many thought the misfiring Indian batting unit could surely manage that. But, no they couldn't. A target of 208 runs was made to look like a 400+ total as the Indian batting order fell like a pack of cards and were eventually restricted to just 135 runs. Apart from Pandya, none of the Indian batsmen were able to score a fifty and in fact, there were ten single-digit scores posted by Indian batsmen across the two innings. AP A loss in the first match did not drag the fan's spirits down. After all, how stupid can Kohli or his teammates be to commit the same mistake twice, right? Wrong. If his decision to drop Ajinkya Rahane in favour of Rohit Sharma baffled everyone, Kohli didn't follow the same pattern but made it worse by dropping Bhuvneshwar Kumar for the second Test in Centurion. If fans thought that their team wasn't going to look stupid again, Kohli had already given them a reason to expect a repeat of the Newlands debacle. The second Test, once again, saw a lone Indian batsman leading from the front, only this time it was the skipper himself. Kohli's 153 kept India in the game, but there was no sign of his real intent from his popular teammates. Still, the fact that the Indian bowlers bowled South Africa out for 258 runs in the second innings allowed fans to dream on. After all, a target of 287 runs - with Kohli probably back in form - wasn't going to be that easy. But, the top-ranked Test team stuttered again, the only difference being the fans not really surprised. Reuters Rohit Sharma saved himself from potential character assassination with his knock of 47 runs. But, the fact that Mohammed Shami - who scored 28 - was the top scorer after Sharma goes on to highlight how miserable one of the world's strongest batting line-ups have been. Bowled out for a mere 151 runs, this Indian team - irrespective of their bravado last year - is not worthy of the world no. 1 tag in Test cricket. A team that looked like they were from another planet at home last year, were made to look like an associate nation. In fact, they are probably worse than the minnows, for at least they have ventured into the sport only recently. World no. 2 just made World no. 1 look like World no. 10 ðð Thank God for Lungi Ngidi and Kagiso Rabada pic.twitter.com/AOhuKlL3wH — January 28th ðð (@ScottMakasi) January 17, 2018 It's really beyond sadness to see a team play like there's no one to defeat them at home until they travel abroad where the myth separates from reality. A reality that this current crop of Indian team - fit, aggressive, talented and full of confidence - is nothing more than a bunch of home-track bullies. The defeat in the second Test means that India has lost the three-match series 2-0 with one game still left to play. Moreover, it also means that India - who've never won a Test series in the Rainbow Nation since 1992 - will probably have to wait a little longer to improve their record.
  10. The 2017 Solar Eclipse was probably the most anticipated event of the year and for a few surreal moments along a narrow strip of the United States; the sun was completely blocked by the moon. Obviously, this huge, once in a lifetime event was accompanied by a lot of jokes – from Twilight to mocking Donald Trump, everything was done. But, hands down, the best one was this. HA HA HA I've blocked the Sun! Make way for the Moon. #SolarEclipse2017 pic.twitter.com/nZCoqBlSTe — NASA Moon (@NASAMoon) August 21, 2017 Whoever runs the NASA Moon account just won the internet. The eclipse lasted for not more than 2 minutes and 2 seconds on a bright Monday morning, making America experience darkness in broad daylight. The internet is just filled with pictures of the eclipse right now, and here we have some of the coolest ones that were captured. Enjoy! Amazing shot during the eclipse by Reddit user cursetenjr and of course aviation enthusiasts have identified it as AA flight 9661 pic.twitter.com/k7axtuojBB — Steve Lin (@stevenplin) August 22, 2017 Today, we witnessed #SolarEclipse2017 & viewers around the U.S. were treated to a wealth of images. See highlights: https://t.co/eleJTKygm8 pic.twitter.com/ezWoYcqFYh — NASA (@NASA) August 21, 2017 The most intense 2 minutes and 20 seconds ever #totality #SolarEclipse2017 #eclipse @StormHour pic.twitter.com/kASJprbdNO — Tom Jones (@tomjones_foto) August 21, 2017 The most intense 2 minutes and 20 seconds ever #totality #SolarEclipse2017 #eclipse @StormHour pic.twitter.com/kASJprbdNO — Tom Jones (@tomjones_foto) August 21, 2017 My Eclipse Shot. pic.twitter.com/3L4lmyItAQ — ⪠SK â« (@ShutterKlick) August 22, 2017 The eclipse and it's diamond ring taken by me #totalsolareclipse pic.twitter.com/jO1Ri8Lyr4 — cesar (@cesar_santana89) August 22, 2017 this is the best photo of today's eclipse I've seen yet, by photographer Jasman Lion Mander pic.twitter.com/VewRGQmAFl — Kaveh Akbar (@KavehAkbar) August 22, 2017 The best part of today was the amazing #Eclipse It was such an emotional & humbling experience. We need those.pic.twitter.com/pHO3uBAXNq — Victoria Brownworth (@VABVOX) August 22, 2017 This was taken in Nebraska by my niece. #SolarEclipse2017 pic.twitter.com/7OUrxHE5bU — Debbie McColpin (@DebbieMccolpin) August 21, 2017 One lesson learned today is that there are still things in this world that we can all agree on The universe is amazing#SolarEclipse2017 pic.twitter.com/895Rq5HHJL — DaSciGuy (@ImWokeRu) August 22, 2017 Don't forget to look around! Pretty cool! #SolarEclipse2017 pic.twitter.com/LyERmMuP96 — Johnny Nguyen (@Johnny_Nguyenin) August 21, 2017 Image of the August 21, 2017 total solar eclipse, from Jackson, Wyoming. pic.twitter.com/2r5riH00P1 — Alson Wong (@WongAlson) August 22, 2017 #SolarEclipse2017 I tired! pic.twitter.com/tsSIvmYy5i — Ariel (@ArielCobbert) August 21, 2017 Just took this photo of the #SolarEclipse2017 pic.twitter.com/P9UmkcyEra — Holly (@hollyhaygood) August 21, 2017 Today, the Moon blocked the Sun…but it didn't block your cameras. Check out a few #SolarEclipse2017 images: https://t.co/eYKB2XWmcY pic.twitter.com/ZQMo8QvmSn — NASA (@NASA) August 21, 2017
  11. The recently concluded Coldplay concert was a huge success. The crowd went berserk as Chris Martin sang ‘Maa Tujhe Salaam’ or when he lay down on the stage singing ‘Fix You’. The much-celebrated Global Indian Citizen concert that aimed at raising awareness about causes like sustainable development and sanitation, ironically, saw grounds littered with plastic bottles and leftover food. Because, littering in public comes naturally to us, eh? © Facebook While the ‘global citizens’ paid through their nose for the tickets that cost anywhere between 5000 INR to 35,000 INR, many got their tickets by pledging their support and commitment to causes like eradication of poverty, right to clean water, sanitation, and sustainable development. This is right outside the Global Citizen concert. People who've done this, have taken the pledge for sanitation, hygiene and cleanliness. pic.twitter.com/SjnqWYg0E0 — Partha Sinha (@parthasinha) November 19, 2016 The concert venue had limited number of recycling bins and as such, the happy crowd decided to leave behind empty water bottles, plastic wrappers and leftover food on the grounds as they merrily grooved to the band’s music. So much for Swachch Bharat. While we compete to express our disdain for lack of sanitation and other facilities, corruption and poor infrastructure in the country on social media, we betray a huge indifference to those very causes. There are still many of us who don’t bat an eyelid before hurling an empty packet of chips on the road, or littering the street where heaps of garbage already lie unattended. We are a busy nation, we are always struggling to better our careers, our social lives, and our bank accounts. As such, who has the time to care for the environment, right? © Facebook We keep our houses clean but litter the lanes outside. We can pee on the road, but shoes must be removed before entering the house. We throw leftover food on the streets, hoping the cows or other animals will eat them but we don’t care if the animals choke on the plastic the food is in. Are we really so insensitive and selfish? Not all of us are. But thankfully, there are some among us who care for the environment. A group of volunteers came forward to help and clean the whole mess at the Coldplay concert venue and worked hard to clear it all up. Guess things are-a-changing and there are some amongst us who care for our dear planet. But we wouldn’t be able to make a dent unless all of us sit up and decide to be more responsible citizens of the country and the planet. Let’s keep the pledge alive. Say ‘I pledge to care’ in the comments section if you are among those who actually and genuinely care.
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